Police/Fire, Traffic

I-695 shut down due to serious Rosedale crash

ROSEDALE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a serious, Thursday evening crash along I-695 in Rosedale. The crash was reported at just after 7 p.m. on the inner loop of I-695 at the Route 40 exit (Exit 35). At least one person is trapped in their vehicle and a rescue is in progress. All lanes of I-695 are currently shut …


Education, Events, Family

Perry Hall, Parkville High School students named 2021 Champions of Courage grand prize winners

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Ava Wehr of Perry Hall High School and Breanna Pompey of Parkville High School were honored as first- and second-place winners, respectively, in the 34th Annual Champions of Courage Black History Month Essay Competition. Wehr received a $200 scholarship, and in her honor, Perry Hall High received a $200 award. Pompey was awarded a $150 scholarship, and Parkville High …


CVS robbed in Rosedale

ROSEDALE, MD—Police are investigating after a pharmacy in Rosedale was robbed this week. At 7:45 p.m. on Monday, February 22, four individuals entered the CVS located in the area of Philadelphia Road at Middle River Road (21237) and threatened the employees. The suspects then stole pharmaceuticals and fled the scene in a vehicle. No injuries were reported in the incident. …

Attempted carjacking reported in Rosedale

ROSEDALE, MD—Police are investigating an attempted carjacking that was reported in Rosedale over the weekend. At 6:30 a.m. on Saturday, February 20, a man was sitting in the 8000-block of Philadelphia Road (21237) when an individual approached him and asked for money. The victim opened the vehicle door to show the suspect that he had no money. The suspect then …

Home deception burglaries reported in Perry Hall, Overlea

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating a pair of home deception burglaries that were reported in the Nottingham area. Around 3 p.m. on Wednesday, February 17, an individual deceived the homeowner in order to gain entry into a home in the 300-block of Sipple Avenue in Overlea/Nottingham (21236). The suspect distracted the victim while searching through his belongings. Police say nothing was …

SoBo Cafe in the County comes to WMVFC this week

WHITE MARSH, MD—A Federal Hill restaurant will be coming to White Marsh this week, in a manner of speaking. “SoBo Cafe in the County” will offer SoBo Cafe food for pickup on Thursday, February 25, at White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company. Orders must be placed (call 410-752-1518) by 4 p.m. on Wednesday, February 24th.  Be sure to mention “SoBo Cafe …

Hatzel & Buehler doubles square footage at Greenleigh

WHITE MARSH/MIDDLE RIVER, MD—Hatzel & Buehler, Inc., recognized as the oldest operating electrical contracting company in the United States, has doubled the amount of space leased with St. John Properties, Inc. to more than 20,000 square feet at Greenleigh in White Marsh/Middle River. The company, which was started in 1884 and whose founders worked with Thomas Edison, has now expanded …